Meaning of Caesura



English: Caesura
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

Prosody. a break, especially a sense pause, usually near the middle of a verse, and marked in scansion by a double vertical line, as in know then thyself ‖ presume not God to scan.

Definition: 2

Classical Prosody. a division made by the ending of a word within a foot, or sometimes at the end of a foot, especially in certain recognized places near the middle of a verse.

Definition: 3

any break, pause, or interruption.

Definition: 4

(in modern prosody) a pause, esp for sense, usually near the middle of a verse line Usual symbol |

Definition: 5

(in classical prosody) a break between words within a metrical foot, usually in the third or fourth foot of the line